Preston Hartley

Preston Hartley

DirectorUnited Kingdom
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Preston Hartley

Preston Hartley

DirectorUnited Kingdom
About me
London based freelance director, clients including; Sony Music, Penguin Books, British Fashion Council, Entertainment One and Copa90.
  • As a Man
    As a ManA journey into the lives of homeless young men living in supported accommodation, who are being given the chance to be reintroduced into society. Nominated in the 2018 Grierson Awards
  • The Birth of Punjabi Garage
    The Birth of Punjabi GarageA documentary about the origins of Punjabi Garage, exploring the contributions made by the South Asian diaspora to the early 2000s UK Garage scene. Featuring unseen archival footage and interviews from pioneers of the genre, and the new South Asian collective Daytimers Crew and DJ Yung Singh.
  • Quit Cigs
    Quit CigsPaige has been smoking since she was eleven years old. She’s managed to quit before, while she was pregnant with daughter Zara, but took it up again. This time, she’s determined to quit, with the help of acupuncture and plenty of exercise. She how she gets on in her seven day quit diary.
  • The Annual
    The AnnualCelebrating 25 years of the world's most iconic dance music compilation
  • Runaway
    RunawayA short documentary on the journey of runner Scott Cunliffe, taking on his challenge of running to every Burnley F.C away game in 18-19. With an exploration of Scott's past experiences of working in South East Asia, how he deals with his mental health and how football fans in the UK can look for their own solutions for their problems.
  • Travel
    TravelA collection of selected travel photographs.
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Work history
    Film DirectorSelf Employed
    United KingdomFreelance
  • Documentary
  • Documentary Film
  • Directing
  • Film Directing
  • Film Editing
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    Digital Film and Screen ArtsUniversity for the Creative Arts
    Farnham, United Kingdom